The first table below looks at the demand for JMeter skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Scotland region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache JMeter
Rank - 111 -
Contract jobs citing JMeter 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.043% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £363 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £286
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
300 248 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.30% 10.67% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 150 113
Average daily rate £355 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 11
Average hourly rate £32.00 £42.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.70% +54.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
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JMeter
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JMeter across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

JMeter Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JMeter across the Scotland region.

JMeter Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Edinburgh - - - -
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Top 20 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing JMeter also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JMeter.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) GIS
1 2 (100.00%) Java EE
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Drools
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing JMeter also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JMeter. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Spatial
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Java EE
1 2 (100.00%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle